Senate Bill Would Give New Power to DC GovernmentA Senate subcommittee has approved a major spending bill that would grant the District of Columbia full control over its local budget and laws.
DC Council Overrides Mayor's Veto of Budget The D.C. Council has delivered a final blow to some of outgoing Mayor Vincent Gray's priorities by overriding his veto of the city's $10.6 billion budget.
Judge Bars DC From Putting Budget Law Into Effect A federal judge on Monday barred the District of Columbia from implementing a law that purported to allow the city to spend its local tax dollars without authorization from Congress.
DC Ends Year With 3rd Straight Budget Surplus District of Columbia officials say the city ended last fiscal year with a $321 million surplus, continuing a run of fiscal health since the end of the recession that has outpaced most states and municipalities.

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